Author Archives: Rabbi Mitch

Mysteries

“We have to stop and be humble enough to understand that there is something called mystery.” - Paulo Coelho  Paulo Coelho is a Brazilian lyricist and novelist. I was recently at the Bat Mitzvah of a friend’s daughter. Talk about soaring spirits, the celebrant is an amazing young woman with a spirit filled with endless possibilities. Prior to services, I …

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Give More

“There are those who [generously] scatter abroad, and yet increase more; there are those who withhold more than is fitting or what is justly due, but it results only in want.” - Proverbs 11:24  Everything we set out to do involves planting a seed. God is forever watching over us to see who the sowers are …

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What Kind of Day Will You Have?

“It’s so hard when I have to, and so easy when I want to.” –  Annie Gottlier  I have scoured the net to find more information about Annie Gottlier and it seems that she is a soaring spirit of no particular fame or note to the public, but is wonderful within herself. As a Rabbi …

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Finding Your Spirit

“Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.” – A Course in Miracles I was recently appointed the Spiritual Advisor to a Substance Abuse Rehab in South Florida. I feel honored and blessed to be given the opportunity …

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Happiness

“You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.” – Albert Camus  Albert Camus was a French Algerian author, philosopher, and journalist who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1957. He was a key philosopher of the 20th-century and …

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